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Food and Technology

What You Need To Know About Gleaning

Eve Turow | Posted 06.17.2015 | Green
Eve Turow

One in six Americans struggles with food insecurity. Yes, we said Americans. Yet 40 percent of all food goes to waste. While a good part of that percentage is derived from people throwing out half-eaten grub, another significant chunk of waste is generated far before a meal reaches a diner's plate.

How Businesses Can Fight Food Waste

Brian Kennell | Posted 04.06.2015 | Business
Brian Kennell

Throwing out food scraps and leftovers hardly seems controversial until you consider the stats: Some 870 million people, one-in-eight on Earth, go to bed hungry every night, notes the World Food Programme.

New App Gives You Cheap Dibs On Retailers' Excess Food Before They Toss It

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.03.2014 | Taste

"Good food is a terrible thing to waste."

How Your Smartphone Has Changed Cooking

Emma Wartzman | Posted 01.14.2012 | Home
Emma Wartzman

I recognize the value in the way cookbooks and magazines are designed. They tell stories about food, yes. But also about cultures and traditions and families.

Food for Thought: Can Design In Food Reach New Potentials?

Patricia Brizzio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Patricia Brizzio

Food is percolating into many contemporary discussions, becoming an important subject among art and design circles. As evidenced in recent designs and...